HGST to Demo In-Memory Flash Fabric and Lead Discussions on Flash Technologies at Flash Memory Summit

SAN JOSE, Calif., August 10, 2015 HGST, a Western Digital company (NASDAQ: WDC), today announced that at the 2015 Flash Memory Summit (@flashmem) the company will demonstrate a new Phase Change Memory-based Flash fabric solution at the HGST booth (#645-647). The solution is notable as it will deliver DRAM-like performance for in-memory processing. Additionally, HGST will have three speakers on hand to lead discussions amongst peers on the many benefits and changes pertaining to the use of Flash within the data center. A full list of speakers, times and topics are below.

What: PCM-based Flash Fabric Demo and Four Speaking Sessions on Flash

When: August 11, 2015 – August 13, 2015

Where: Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Flash Memory Summit 2015
HGST Booth #645-647

Event Information: http://www.flashmemorysummit.com/

HGST Speaker Date Time Room and Topic Speaking Session
Balaji Venkateshwaran, SSD Product Marketing Lead, HGST Tuesday, August 11, 2015 8:30am – 10:50am PT Forum A-11 Ultrafast NVM SSDs Using a New Storage Interface
Zvonimir Bandic, Director Storage Architecture, HGST Research Tuesday, August 11, 2015 8:30am – 10:50am PT Forum A-11 Ultrafast NVM SSDs Using a New Storage Interface
Walter Hinton, Senior Global Director, HGST Thursday, August 13, 2015 8:30am – 10:50am PT Forum C-31 erver-Side Flash and Application Integration
Zvonimir Bandic Thursday, August 13, 2015 3:10pm – 4:25pm PT Session 303-H Applying New Non-Volatile Technologies

HGST Flash solutions can also be found in the NVM Express booth #700-702 and the Trusted Computing Group (TCG) booth #550.

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About HGST: 

HGST (@HGSTstorage) helps organizations harness the power of data. Our smarter storage solutions power the markets and companies that shape our lives - enabling possibilities for the cloud, enterprise and sophisticated infrastructures everywhere. HGST is a wholly owned and independently operated subsidiary of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC). Learn more at www.hgst.com. #LongLiveData

Contact Info: 

Erin Hartin
HGST
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Voce Communications
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